Press Releases

  • China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Schedules Annual General Meeting of Shareholders for October 22, 2014

    September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

    SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD) ("Nepstar" or the "Company"), a leading retail drugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operated stores, today announced that it will hold its 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the "AGM") on October 22, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Beijing Time. The AGM will be held at the meeting room of the Company at 6th Floor, Tower B, Xinnengyuan Building, Nanhai Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province 518054, People's Republic of China.

  • Mika Häkkinen's Drive for Responsible Drinking at the Ryder Cup 2014

    September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

    GLENEAGLES, Scotland, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Famous for driving of a different kind, two-time world drivers' champion and JOHNNIE WALKER® Global Responsible Drinking Ambassador, Mika Häkkinen, took time out from the Singapore Grand Prix to reveal that he'll be at this year's Ryder Cup in Gleneagles to encourage 25,000 golf fans to Join the Pact and commit to never drink and drive.

         (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140922/706640 )

  • Sonasoft Develops Strategies for Growth in Its Email Archiving Business

    September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

    SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonasoft Corp. (OTCPK: SSFT), a leader in Email Archiving Solutions, announced that it officially has 'gone public' and started to trade public shares on Thursday, September 4, 2014 and is listed on  Over the Counter (OTC) Markets.  Sonasoft will use this capital to execute its email archiving and business continuity software and services as well as to expand into new cloud-based solutions.

    Key Initiatives from New Capital:

  • Healthier Cows Pregnant Sooner with Dairymaster's New MooMonitor+

    September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

    KERRY, Ireland, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

  • CVRx® Secures $15 Million Growth Capital Facility from Silicon Valley Bank

    September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

    MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced today it secured a $15 million growth capital debt facility from Silicon Valley Bank. "Obtaining this funding significantly extends our cash availability to advance CVRx's hypertension and heart failure businesses.  This growth capital will help ensure that CVRx can continue to invest aggressively in the market development and clinical activities required to deliver Barostim Therapy for these large, unmet medical needs," said John Brintnall, CVRx's Chief Financial Officer.

  • Helsinn to Provide Independent Educational Grant Support for a Satellite Symposium on Delivering Chemotherapy with Confidence: New Strategies to Minimize Treatment-Induced Nausea and Vomiting at the 38th European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)

    September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

    LUGANO, Switzerland, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Helsinn Group, a company focused on building quality cancer care, today announces that it is supporting an independent educational satellite symposium on Delivering Chemotherapy With Confidence: New Strategies to Minimize Treatment-Induced Nausea and Vomiting at the 38th European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Congress in Madrid, Spain, in 2014.

  • Wayne State University Physician Group To Celebrate Groundbreaking Of $68 Million Medical Office Building

    September 22 2014 4:00 AM ET

    DETROIT, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from the Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG), along with The Ferchill Group and Midtown Project LLC, will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Sept. 22 celebrating the construction of a new five-story, $68 million medical office building at 3750 Woodward Ave. in Detroit. The project aligns with the economic revitalization of Detroit and the Midtown neighborhood, and features the Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard M-1 RAIL station stop just steps from its door.

  • CNH Industrial announces plans to issue notes denominated in Euro

    September 22 2014 3:19 AM ET

    BASILDON, United Kingdom, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial N.V. announces that it intends to proceed, subject to market conditions, with a benchmark note issuance denominated in Euro. The notes are to be issued by CNH Industrial Finance Europe S.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNH Industrial N.V., under the Global Medium Term Note Programme guaranteed by CNH Industrial N.V. The final terms of the offering will be determined on the basis of market conditions at the time of pricing. In case of issuance, CNH Industrial Finance Europe S.A.

  • Frost & Sullivan: Micro Mobility To Provide Alternative Mode of Transportation and Change the Concept of Vehicle Ownership

    September 22 2014 3:02 AM ET

    SINGAPORE, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Micro-mobility will become a future mobility solution to provide short distance travel and the first and last mile connectivity, says Frost & Sullivan.

    Mr. Masaki Honda, Consulting Director, Automotive & Transportation Practice, Asia Pacific at Frost & Sullivan said that micro-mobility is likely to provide an alternative mode of transportation and may change the concept of vehicle ownership.

  • D-Link's Michael Hardy Named a Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executive for 2014 by Midsize Enterprise Summit

    September 22 2014 3:01 AM ET

    FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- D-Link Systems Inc., the networking solutions provider for small business and medium enterprise IT environments, today announced Michael Hardy, vice president of enterprise and channel sales, has been named to this year's Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executive list. Featuring the industry's most influential vendor executives who serve midmarket and midsize customers, the list shines a spotlight on the professionals driving one of the most important customer segments in the industry today. 

  • Epson Now Shipping Next-Generation SureColor T-Series Large-Format Color Printers

    September 22 2014 3:01 AM ET

    LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson today announced it is shipping its next-generation family of large-format color printers – the Epson® SureColor® T3270, T5270, T7270, T5270D, and T7270D.

  • Onlime Wins the VSAT Award

    September 22 2014 3:00 AM ET

    AERZEN, Germany, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Onlime collected the 2014 VSAT Award for the Best Marketing Campaign of the Year at the Gala event held on 18 September during the VSAT Conference in London. The VSAT Industry Awards celebrates the companies and individuals working to drive innovation and accelerate the pace of achievement in the VSAT industry.

  • Klubschule Migros Lucerne Partners with Noser Engineering AG to Develop Mobile App

    September 22 2014 3:00 AM ET

    WINTERTHUR, Switzerland, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Klubschule Migros Lucerne Corporate Training now Available in App Stores 

  • Mercuria Announces U.K. Financial Conduct Authority Authorization

    September 22 2014 3:00 AM ET

    GENEVA, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mercuria announced today that Mercuria Europe Trading Limited (Registered in England) is now authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (FSMA), and is entered in the FCA Register.

  • PSM4 MSA Group Releases Official Specification for Low Cost 100G Optical Interfaces for Datacenter Applications

    September 22 2014 3:00 AM ET

    CANNES, France and SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The PSM4 MSA (Parallel Single-Mode 4-Lane Multi-Source Agreement) group today announced the release of version 2.0 of their 100 gigabit per second (Gbps) PSM4 specification enabling broad development and deployment of low cost optical interconnect solutions for mega-scale datacenters. Members of the PSM4 MSA contributing to the development of the specification are: Avago Technologies, Brocade, Delta Electronics, Finisar, JDSU, Juniper Networks, Luxtera, MACOM, Microsoft, Oclaro, Panduit and US CONEC.

  • Frost & Sullivan awards Chr. Hansen for its Innovation Leadership in microbial solutions for the wine industry

    September 22 2014 3:00 AM ET

    LONDON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the alcoholic beverage ingredients market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes global bio-science company Chr. Hansen with the 2014 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation Leadership.

    In the recent years Chr. Hansen has pioneered the production of innovative non-Saccharomyces yeast and malolactic bacteria, which adds value to the wine industry through improved efficiency as a result of good fermentation management.

  • Germany's Jenoptik Defense & Civil Systems division signs cooperation agreement with Raytheon

    September 22 2014 3:00 AM ET

    FREISING, Germany, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Germany's Lechmotoren, a company of the Jenoptik Group, signed a Letter of Intent to cooperate in mutually beneficial business opportunities related to Germany's air defense architecture, as well as significant exports to global markets.

  • Oclaro Demonstrates the Industry's First 200G Coherent CFP2 Pluggable Transceiver at ECOC 2014

    September 22 2014 3:00 AM ET

    CANNES, France and SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLR), a leading provider and innovator of optical communications solutions, today announced that it will be the first company to demonstrate a 200G coherent transceiver at the ECOC show in Cannes, France.

  • Regeneron Announces EYLEA® (aflibercept) Injection Approved for the Treatment of Patients with Myopic Choroidal Neovascularization (CNV) in Japan

    September 22 2014 2:30 AM ET

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that Bayer HealthCare's Japanese subsidiary, Bayer Yakuhin, Ltd. has received approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) for EYLEA® (aflibercept) Injection for myopic choroidal neovascularization (myopic CNV).

  • Aspect Software Strengthens its Presence in the Middle East with Launch of Aspect Workforce Optimization 8.0

    September 22 2014 2:30 AM ET

    DUBAI, UAE, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --